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Press Release

Metro Welcomes University Credit Union members


Boston, MA - May 2, 2011- Metro Credit Union recently completed its merger with University Credit Union, combining the two entities into one institution with over $865 million in assets.

"We are delighted to welcome the University Credit Union members to Metro Credit Union," stated Robert M. Cashman, President and CEO of Metro Credit Union. "As one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts, Metro is known for the superior service and financial expertise we provide to our members. Our organizational commitment is to create tangible economic value for our members, and we are looking forward to the opportunity to serve the members of University Credit Union."

Metro will continue to operate the two University Credit Union branches; the first located at 710 Albany Street, Boston, and the second moving just down the street from its previous location to 922 Commonwealth Ave, Boston.

Hours of operation for the new branches will be as follows:

922 Commonwealth Ave:
Monday - Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

710 Albany Street:
Monday - Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday - Thursday: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM


About Metro Credit Union

Metro Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts with over $865 million in assets, and serves over 120,000 members. Established in 1926 and based in Chelsea, Metro offers superior service and a full range of financial products, including investment and insurance offerings, for consumers and businesses in eastern Massachusetts. Metro has eleven branch offices conveniently located in Boston, Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Peabody, Swampscott, Tewksbury, and a twelfth branch soon to open at 1071 Mass Ave in Boston. Metro is also a leader in workplace banking, serving over 1,800 companies throughout the state.